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acclimatize

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishacclimatizeac‧cli‧ma‧tize (also acclimatise British English) /əˈklaɪmətaɪz/ (also acclimate /əˈklaɪmət $ ˈækləmeɪt, əˈklaɪmət/ American English) verb [intransitive, transitive] 🔊 🔊 USED TO/ACCUSTOMED TOto become used to a new place, situation, or type of weather, or to make someone become used to itacclimatize to 🔊 Runners had to acclimatize to the humid tropical conditions.acclimatize yourself (to something) 🔊 I found it hard to acclimatize myself to working at weekends.acclimatization /əˌklaɪmətaɪˈzeɪʃən $ -tə-/ noun [uncountable]→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
acclimatizeWe can expect such systems to show varying degrees of ability to acclimatize.Those that were able to acclimatize might have survived long enough for hereditary processes to be invoked and adaptation to occur.I had also managed to artificially acclimatize myself.Individuals acclimatize to cold, for example, by adjusting physically, physiologically or psychologically following cold exposure.acclimatize yourself (to something)I had also managed to artificially acclimatize myself.
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Verb table
acclimatize
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyacclimatize
he, she, itacclimatizes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyacclimatized
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave acclimatized
he, she, ithas acclimatized
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad acclimatized
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill acclimatize
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have acclimatized
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam acclimatizing
he, she, itis acclimatizing
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you, we, theyare acclimatizing
Past
I, he, she, itwas acclimatizing
you, we, theywere acclimatizing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been acclimatizing
he, she, ithas been acclimatizing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been acclimatizing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be acclimatizing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been acclimatizing
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